Friday, 28 March 2014

The Lacquer Legion: Lucky

Hi everyone,
So for March's Lacquer Legion theme is Lucky.
To be honest when I first saw this theme I was stuck. However I've made this design personal by painting what is lucky for me.


Here is the design I came up with:


Little Finger: Nails Inc Elizabeth Street and Rimmel I love Lasting Polish Your Majesty
Ring Finger: Maybelline Color Show Iced Queen and LA Colors Art Deco White
Middle Finger: Max Factor Mini Cool Jade,  LA Colors Art Deco Gold Rush
Pointer: Barry M Bluebrry, and LA Colors Art Deco White






The two numbers (17 and 22) are my lucky numbers. 17 is my birthday and 22 is just a number I like!

The design on my middle finger is 'Om'. I am a Hindu and the 'om' symbol is very important in our religion.  I have the 'om' symbol on a gold necklace which I've have since I was little. I always wear it round my neck (I feel so bare when I don't wear it!). The necklace has a little flower pendant with the 'om' symbol in the middle. During my time in high school we weren't allowed to wear necklaces, but when I had exams I would always wear my necklace (making sure the teachers didn't see it) and I would always pass the exam. For every GCSE exam I did, I wore this necklace and I passed every exam getting the grades I wanted or better! I also wore the necklace last week when I had my driving test and I passed first time!

The horseshoe doesn't have any particular meaning to me personally, but a lot of people I know have them as a good luck charms and I also consider them lucky too!
















Here is a closer look:


Overall I really like this design and I think it sums the things I find lucky.

What do you think of my Lucky nail art?
Do you have any good luck charms?
Let me know what you think
Jayna
:)

12 comments:

  1. That is amazing and stunning. I love the om symbol over the jade color. ^_^

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    1. Thank you Lizzy! I think that's my favourite nail too! :)

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  2. It looks great! Like the horseshoe design :)

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  3. love every color that you use ! and ♥ wonderful nail art !

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  4. Hey Jayna I'm Hindu too and I completely understand your devotion towards the charm and it's great how you have incorporated that into your mani. I think I too will try to work with symbols in my next blog post. Thank you for the idea :)

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    1. Thank you! Ooh, let me know if you do, I can't wait to see your design! :)

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